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NEW YORK, June 2- Google Inc has asked a federal judge to require three major movie studios to comply with subpoenas it believes may help show they conspired with Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood as he investigated the Internet search company. In a request made public on Tuesday in Manhattan federal court, Google said Viacom Inc, Twenty-First Century Fox...
June 2- The global market for "Internet of Things," the concept of connecting household devices to the Internet, will nearly triple to $1.7 trillion by 2020, research firm International Data Corp said. Technology firms including Google Inc, Intel Corp, Cisco Systems, Samsung Electronics and telecoms majors including Vodafone and Verizon are betting heavily on...
Salim Ismail describes exponential companies and their impact on the economy. He is speaking at the CNBC exponential finance conference.
Google said 21 percent of tech hires last year were women, boosting overall number of women in technical roles by 1 percent.
BEIJING, June 2- Lenovo Group Ltd has replaced the head of its smartphone unit, a critical business division that has seen its China sales tumble as Apple Inc and other high-end phone makers win over customers with sleeker product offerings. Yang told reporters last week at Lenovo's Beijing conference that China's smartphone market was really competitive,...
June 1- Google Inc said 21 percent of tech hires last year were women, boosting overall number of women in technical roles by 1 percent, as part of efforts to increase diversity. The company recently began disclosing the makeup of its workforce after admitting that it was "wrong, and that it's time to be candid about the issues." As of Dec. 31, Google had 53,600 full-time...
After years of downplaying and denigrating the mobile market, Nintendo may be doubling down on it.
One of Google's latest experiments may change the way consumers interact with wearable devices.
LOS ANGELES— Virtual reality is creeping into our world. says Matt Lipson, senior vice president of digital marketing at Focus Features. Universal's Focus Features recently launched its first virtual-reality experience for movies, promoting the upcoming release of its "Insidious: Chapter 3" horror flick.
Pure Software isn't a household name. But after its storage array scored a cameo on HBO's "Silicon Valley," things could get buzzy.
A cleantech company that has attracted deep-pocketed investors like the Walton family is ripe for an IPO. Is 2015 the year it goes public?
SAN FRANCISCO— Google is making its privacy controls easier to find and understand in an attempt to make the more than 1 billion users of its digital services more comfortable about the personal information that they give the Internet's most powerful company. The simpler approach debuting Monday features a redesigned "My Account" hub where all of Google's key...
BGC analyst Colin Gillis says that Apple's dominance—and even his rating on the stock—could be in jeopardy.
Amazon is the latest in a long list of players to offer online home-maintenance services. Will it be good enough to hammer the competition?
A study reveals that the median pay of female CEOs increased by 21 percent compared to last year.
As Google's two-day developers' conference wraps up, here's three big takeaways.
New data provided to CNBC from eVestment shows the most popular stocks held by institutional funds.
Social media mentions have successfully predicted the domestic profitability or failure of the 24 largest movies in the last two years.
Apple has bought a company that makes augmented-reality software, which adds information or images to real-world scenes.
Virtual reality might be closely associated with gaming, but now the medical profession is getting in on the action.